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adherent
used in Do You Speak American?

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someone who holds to and spreads a belief or doctrine
  • Descriptive (or structural) linguistics had not yet arrived—that statistical, populist, sociological approach, whose adherents claimed to be merely recording and describing the language as it was used by anyone and everyone, without imposing elitist judgments on it.
    one — The Language Wars (16% in)

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